PHS transforms formerly vacant lot at 2500 Reed Street

Over the past year and a half, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society has worked to transform a once-vacant lot at 2500 Reed Street into a community garden. Volunteers have worked to clear debris from a former warehouse that stood on the lot and bring 400 garden beds to the property. Half

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This year’s South Street PHS pop-up will be run by team behind Cantina, Triangle Tavern

The summer of 2016 will mark the third year of PHS pop-up gardens on South Street West. While we aren’t getting the pop-up garden back at 9th and Wharton, the crew that ran last year’s Passyunk Square garden will be bringing food and drinks “reflecting South Philadelphia’s culinary diversity” to

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PHS pop-up garden to return to South Street West for a third year

Last year South Philly was lucky enough to have two pop-up gardens, one at 9th and Wharton and one on South Street West. For 2016, we’ll only be seeing one of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Gardens in our neighborhoods. The South Street West garden next to Jamaican Jerk Hut at

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PHS recognizes Lukoil gas station community garden in gardening and greening contest

In Lower Moyamensing, the Lukoil gas station at 11th and Snyder has become much more than just a place to stop for gas. While you can of course still stop by to fuel up, a small community garden space was created on the property to bring greenery to an unexpected

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Request a tree now for planting in the spring

Spring may be a little far off, but it’s not too early to be thinking about tree planting. If you’re interested in requesting trees for your street, now’s your chance. The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Plant One Million program’s deadline is approaching for street tree planting in the spring.

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